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Therapist's Guide to Evidence-Based Relapse Prevention

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ISBN-10: 0123694299

ISBN-13: 9780123694294

Edition: 2007

Authors: Katie A. Witkiewitz, G. Alan Marlatt

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Describes the evidence-based approaches to preventing relapse of major mental and substance-related disorders.Therapist's Guide to Evidence-based Relapse Preventioncombines the theoretical rationale, empirical data, and the practical "how-to" for intervention programs. The first section will serve to describe the cognitive-behavioral model of relapse and provide a general introduction to relapse prevention techniques. While Section II will focus on specific problem areas, Section III will focus on diverse populations and treatment settings. *Incorporates theoretical and empirical support *Provides step-by-step strategies for implementing relapse prevention techniques *Includes case…    
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Book details

List price: $70.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 2/26/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 400
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

G. Alan Marlatt, Ph.D., is director of the Addictive Behaviors Research Center and professor of Psychology at the University of Washington in Seattle.

Overview of relapse prevention
High risk situation: Relapse as a dynamic process
Relapse Prevention for Specific Problem Areas
Substance abuse disorders
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy as a Relapse Prevention Approach to Depression
Relapse Prevention for Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Relapse Prevention for Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder
Seeking Safety Therapy for PTSD and Substance Abuse: Relationship to Relapse Prevention
Relapse Prevention for Eating Disorders
Stopping Self-Harm Once and for All: Relapse Prevention in Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Sexual Offending
Special Populations and Treatment Settings
Medical Settings
Focus on Familities: Integration of prevention and parenting skills in methadone treatment
Ethnicity and Racial Minority Groups
Adolescent substance abuse
Geriatric Patients
Criminal justice settings
Future Directions
Drinking as an epidemic--a simple mathematical model with recovery and relapse
Epilogue: Relapse Prevention in the 21st Century